Gene: Gpx1 (glutathione peroxidase 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Gpx1
Name: glutathione peroxidase 1
Description: Exhibits glutathione peroxidase activity; involved in several processes, including aging, cellular response to glucose stimulus, and glutathione metabolic process; localizes to the cytosol, mitochondrion, and nucleus; predicted to colocalize with the Lewy body; used to study several diseases, including anemia, cataract, gestational diabetes, hypertension, and hyperthyroidism; biomarker of hyperhomocysteinemia, hypertension, iron deficiency anemia, and vascular dementia; orthologous to human GPX1 (glutathione peroxidase 1); PARTICIPATES IN acetylsalicylic acid pharmacodynamics pathway; antipyrine drug pathway; arachidonic acid metabolic pathway; INTERACTS WITH (-)-epigallocatechin 3-gallate; (R)-carnitine; (RS)-amphetamine.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: cellular glutathione peroxidase; GPx-1; GSHPx; GSHPx-1
Homo sapiens (human) : GPX1 (glutathione peroxidase 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Gpx1 (glutathione peroxidase 1)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Gpx1 (glutathione peroxidase 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GPX1 (glutathione peroxidase 1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : GPX1 (glutathione peroxidase 1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Gpx1 (glutathione peroxidase 1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GPX1 (glutathione peroxidase 1)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.08117,117,430 - 117,118,528 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.08116,466,118 - 116,467,216 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
Celera8108,329,847 - 108,330,945 (+)ENTREZGENECelera
Cytogenetic Map8q32NCBI
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